Sarah Dawson Autograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0104

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

This collection contains autographs on performance programs, and restaurant menus, of persons involved in the areas Opera and Symphony Orchestras, from 1936-1950. Some programs have more than one autograph (see attached list).

The folders are arranged alphabetically by name of person. Corresponding newspaper clippings regarding individuals and/or performances are included.

Dates

  • 1936 - 1950

Extent

.21 Linear Feet (1 Half Hollinger box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection contains autographs on performance programs, and restaurant menus, of persons involved in the areas Opera and Symphony Orchestras, from 1936-1950.

Physical Location

Special Collections & Archives

Title
Finding Aid for the Sarah Dawson Autograph Collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Vanderbilt University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Special Collections Library
1101 19th Ave. S.
Nashville TN 37212 United States


 

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